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    Armenia votes against on draft resolution on Crimea and Sevastopol in UN
    Nov17

    Armenia votes against on draft resolution on Crimea and Sevastopol in UN

    The representative of Armenia has issued a statement at the Third Committee of the #UN General Assembly to explain the position of Armenia on resolution contained in the document A/C.3/71/L. …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili says Ukraine president allowing corruption to flourish
    Nov17

    Saakashvili says Ukraine president allowing corruption to flourish

    KIEV (Reuters) – Firing an honest prosecutor, starving reformers of funding and support, allowing the intimidation of progressive officials. …read more Source:...

    Belarus ready to help organize local elections in Ukraine to promote peace settlement
    Nov17

    Belarus ready to help organize local elections in Ukraine to promote peace settlement

    The President noted that the Belarusians, Russians, Ukrainians are sister nations. “Do we need to fight today? Can you imagine how much money they have spent to turn our peoples against each other, how hard they wanted this! …read more Source:...

    Russia withdraws from ICC statute
    Nov17

    Russia withdraws from ICC statute

    THE HAGUE: Russia dealt the International Criminal Court (ICC) a new blow on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) as the court’s top officials appealed to nations to support the tribunal hit by a wave of unprecedented defections. Moscow has never ratified the world’s only permanent war crimes court, but in a heavily symbolic move on the...

    Russian rejection of ICC mirrors US stance
    Nov17

    Russian rejection of ICC mirrors US stance

    WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States expressed regret on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) that Russia had withdrawn from the International Criminal Court — 14 years after Washington made exactly the same decision. While Washington accuses Russian forces of brutal crimes in Syria and Ukraine, it does not accept the jurisdiction of the court over its...

    Lukashenko about conflict in Ukraine: There will be no winners in that war
    Nov17

    Lukashenko about conflict in Ukraine: There will be no winners in that war

    “I have recently told Vladimir Vladimirovich (Putin. – BelTA’s note) that it is needed to do something to start a reverse process and restore the relations. There will be no winners in that war,” Alexander Lukashenko said. “It is needed to improve the situation today. We are ready to play any role to restore peace there.” …read more...

    Ukrainian PM Praises Economy, Pledges To Raise Pensions, Wages
    Nov17

    Ukrainian PM Praises Economy, Pledges To Raise Pensions, Wages

    Ukraine’s prime minister has said the country’s economic situation has improved and the government intends to increase pensions and wages. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ongoing operation in Syria does not include Aleppo, claims Russia
    Nov17

    Ongoing operation in Syria does not include Aleppo, claims Russia

    Russia’s deputy foreign minister claimed on Wednesday that the ongoing military operation in Syria does not include Aleppo. Sergei Ryabkov also noted that Russian air strikes hit their targets “precisely,” Moheet.com has reported. Quoting Russia Today, the Egyptian news website stressed that the strikes are currently concentrated on Idlib...

    Ukraine’s Top File-Hosting Site Closes Amid Cyberpolice Crackdown
    Nov17

    Ukraine’s Top File-Hosting Site Closes Amid Cyberpolice Crackdown

    Ukraine’s largest file-hosting website has said it will close as the country’s cyberpolice crack down on Internet services allowing copyrighted music, video, and software to be illegally downloaded. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    After Russia, Duterte moots Philippines’ withdrawal from ‘useless’ international court
    Nov17

    After Russia, Duterte moots Philippines’ withdrawal from ‘useless’ international court

    PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte has suggested walking in Russia’s footsteps by staging a pullout from the International Criminal Court (ICC), saying the tribunal has not done enough to help smaller nations like his that are wracked by injustices. The Filipino leader known for making controversial remarks against international groupings...